78.6 F
West Bend

UPDATE: 2 killed in Dodge County crash October 25, 2023, identified | By Dodge County Sheriff

October 30, 2023 – Dodge County, WI – UPDATE: The driver of the Kia, a 25-year-old male, was identified as Danis L. Vargas Alvarenga. The passenger of the Kia, a 28-year-old female, was identified as Yorling J. Gonzalez Gutierrez. The other two passengers of the Kia are still hospitalized at this time.
October 25, 2023 – Dodge County, WI – On October 25, 2023, at approximately 2:47 a.m. the Fond Du Lac County and Dodge County dispatch centers began taking 911 calls in reference to a white box truck traveling southbound in the northbound lanes of traffic on US Highway 151 near State Highway 49, in the Town of Chester, Dodge County Wisconsin.
A short time later our dispatch center was advised the box truck had crashed into another vehicle.


Law enforcement arrived on scene and initial investigation showed that the International box truck was traveling southbound in the northbound lanes of traffic on US Highway 151 and it collided head-on with a northbound Kia passenger car. A Chevrolet passenger car was also traveling northbound on US Highway 151 and it subsequently struck the Kia passenger car.
There were a total of 4 occupants in the Kia. The driver, a 25-year-old male was pronounced deceased at the scene. The passenger, a 28-year-old female was also pronounced deceased on scene. The two other passengers in the Kia were transported via ambulance to hospitals for their injuries.
There were a total of 3 occupants in the Chevrolet. All three of them were transported to local hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries.
The driver (lone occupant) of the International box truck was identified as a 69-year-old male from the State of Pennsylvania.
Assisting in the crash were the Waupun Police Department, Fond Du Lac County Sheriff’s Office, Wisconsin State Patrol, Waupun Fire Department, Lifestar Ambulance, Beaver Dam EMS, Dodge County Highway Department, and the Dodge County Emergency Response Team.
This crash remains under investigation by the Dodge County Crash Investigation Team. The northbound lanes of US Highway 151 in this area remain closed at this time. Names are being withheld pending family notification.

Leave a Reply

Work or the content on WashingtonCountyInsider.com cannot be downloaded, printed, or copied. The work or content on WashingtonCountyInsider.com prohibits the end user to download, print, or otherwise distribute copies.


FREE local news at Washington County Insider on YouTube

Related Articles